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Does our thirsty forestry industry need a radical rethink about use of resources?
Does our thirsty forestry industry need a radical rethink about use of resources?
We live in the Anthropocene, an epoch dedicated to our control over nature.
Firefighters grounded in risky season
Firefighters grounded in risky season
Six weeks ago, the South African Civil Aviation Authority (Sacaa) suspended helicopter and small aircraft operating licences for the government-funded job creation programme, Working on Fire, for failure to comply with legal requirements for holders of an air operator...
Sappi sees return to full-year profit
Sappi sees return to full-year profit
Sappi, the world's biggest producer of dissolving wood pulp, sees a return to full-year profit as cost cuts and a move away from lower-margin paper...
Sappi swings full-year loss on weak demand in Europe
Sappi swings full-year loss on weak demand in Europe
Sappi, the world’s largest maker of glossy paper, swung to a loss in 2013 as demand fell in its main European markets.
Sappi to sell Swaziland forest for R1-billion to cut debt
Sappi to sell Swaziland forest for R1-billion to cut debt
Sappi Ltd, the world’s largest maker of glossy paper, will sell 67 000 hectares (165 561 acres) of forest in Swaziland to finance...
Europe's falling demand drops Sappi profits by 88%
Europe's falling demand drops Sappi profits by 88%
Sappi's profit declined to $7-million in the three months through March, compared with $58-million a year earlier, the Johannesburg-based...
Sappi scores on cellulose demand
Sappi scores on cellulose demand
A vast project is under way to modernise and change the Sappi Ngodwana mill near Nelspruit to produce higher-value export cellulose products rather...
Solidarity confirms further layoffs at Sappi
Solidarity confirms further layoffs at Sappi
Trade union Solidarity on Tuesday confirmed having received four section 189 layoff notifications in the past month, from paper and pulp group...
Sappi job security on the line with restructuring
Sappi job security on the line with restructuring
Pulp and paper group Sappi said on Monday the ongoing restructuring within its South African operations might include retrenchments at some of its...
Sappi to rejig business, slash jobs
Sappi to rejig business, slash jobs
South African paper maker Sappi said on Friday it will slash jobs and restructure its operations to rein in costs and focus on higher margin...
Sappi shuts down Swiss mill
Sappi shuts down Swiss mill
South African paper maker Sappi said on Wednesday it would close its entire Biberist Mill in Switzerland after failing to find a buyer.

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